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Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 11-12-2013, 05:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,360
Posted By markyb
In the end I opted for the wd 3tb cloud drive ...

In the end I opted for the wd 3tb cloud drive
It works ok on the local network
But having trouble logging in remotely
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 10-02-2013, 03:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,360
Posted By markyb
Since. I started this pist I've been looking at...

Since. I started this pist I've been looking at all options
I think the synology connects via a rj 45 so does not connect to the extreme via usb
I have a draytek router and it as a USB port . I've...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 09-30-2013, 06:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,360
Posted By markyb
yes that was what i meant had a look at the...

yes that was what i meant
had a look at the buffalo ones,and came accross this one


WD My Book Live Network Hard Drive - 2 TB, Black Deals | Pcworld...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 09-30-2013, 02:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,360
Posted By markyb
Thanks I'll have a. Look Do they work ok with...

Thanks
I'll have a. Look
Do they work ok with iPhone ipad
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 09-30-2013, 08:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,360
Posted By markyb
Extreme , nas drive or server

I currently have a imac , mac book pro, iPhone and ipad
At the moment I can log in to mac from Mac Pro and vice versa,
What I want is to set up a local net work that does not involve having to...
Forum: Apple Desktops 09-08-2013, 04:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 891
Posted By markyb
Thanks for the help guys So it's either the...

Thanks for the help guys
So it's either the extreme or a network drive like the western digital
Any one any experience of using one of the ad network drives
Seem to get decent write ups
Or is...
Forum: Apple Desktops 09-07-2013, 05:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 891
Posted By markyb
Just normal external hard drives with USB on back...

Just normal external hard drives with USB on back
THe draytek has a USB but not sure if its just for 3 g
Forum: Apple Desktops 09-07-2013, 04:20 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 891
Posted By markyb
That router link is the router that I have Was...

That router link is the router that I have
Was wondering if hard drive can be linked to it and accessed via Internet or local network
If so how do I do it
Forum: Apple Desktops 09-06-2013, 03:54 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 891
Posted By markyb
Thanks for all the help I start digesting it ll...

Thanks for all the help
I start digesting it ll all
So AirPort Extreme will allow access over Internet to a hard drive
I have a draytek router
This one

Draytek Vigor 2820Vn - Wireless router...
Forum: Apple Desktops 09-05-2013, 06:12 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 891
Posted By markyb
Sorry guess I wasn't very clear Was wondering...

Sorry guess I wasn't very clear
Was wondering how I can access i mac from MacBook Pro and vice versa
Or accessing from ipad / phone
Or if I use a AirPort Extreme can i access an external hard...
Forum: Apple Desktops 09-05-2013, 05:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 891
Posted By markyb
Linking apple hardware together

I now have a full house of apple hardware
iPhone 5
Ipad 3
Mac book pro retina
Imac 27 ( new model top spec)

Now wondering on how to get them all working together
How do I get them all linked...
Forum: Apple Desktops 08-10-2012, 03:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 485
Posted By markyb
thanks

thanks
Forum: Apple Desktops 08-10-2012, 01:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 485
Posted By markyb
being used in same house. will keep her off my...

being used in same house. will keep her off my mac LOL
the mini has the internet based apple tools
will that still work with mountain lion
Forum: Apple Desktops 08-08-2012, 06:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 485
Posted By markyb
new mac mini

just bought a 6 month old mac mini for my girlfriend
2011 model 2.5ghz
its running lion
im going to update it before i give it to her including installing mountain lion
i updated my imac last...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-04-2012, 05:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,372
Posted By markyb
how does that work ive noticed this myself....

how does that work

ive noticed this myself. not all the time ,but some web sites. especially this site
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-04-2012, 05:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 642
Posted By markyb
been keeping my eye on this for last couple of...

been keeping my eye on this for last couple of days
if i use preview to look at pdfs. ebooks etc all is fine. i can scroll through pages without cpu spiking
its when I'm viewing and scrolling...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 08-03-2012, 05:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 744
Posted By markyb
the pc monitor is vga only but we have a 22 inch...

the pc monitor is vga only but we have a 22 inch tv that we may be able to use instead
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 08-03-2012, 10:25 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 744
Posted By markyb
connecting mac mini

just ordered my other half a mac min 2011 model
comes with the a dvi to hdmi lead
im a bit confused . on how to connect to tv or monitor

1 ) will it connect to a tv with hdmi from mac to hdmi tv...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-02-2012, 05:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 642
Posted By markyb
if its not frozen cpu goes back to normal also...

if its not frozen cpu goes back to normal
also if i just open photos but dont scroll through them everything is fine
its just if im scrolling through them
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-02-2012, 11:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 642
Posted By markyb
high cpu usage

ive noticed when i open a few photos in preview the cpu goes through the roof
sometimes as high as 170%
ive tried a couple of progs like lightroom to scroll through pics and same thing
this can...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-27-2012, 08:12 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 437
Posted By markyb
mountain lion very pleased

i recently converted from years of pc to mac. about 2 months ago
2nd hand imac 24 3.06ghz
up till mountain lion i was experiencing similar problems as other users, lock ups, freezing,
flashing...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-26-2012, 06:49 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,744
Posted By markyb
dock on mountain lion

installed mountain lion last night. all went smoothly
imac 24 early 2009
however i noticed an issue with the dock. when i got open apps or progs , the dots that sit underneath them are only just...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-24-2012, 05:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,237
Posted By markyb
make sure it is not set to auto login at start...

make sure it is not set to auto login at start up, or you will have same problem
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-24-2012, 04:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,251
Posted By markyb
I've had a few problems with lock ups in...

I've had a few problems with lock ups in dashboard
I'm using early 2009 iMac24
i noticed this seemed to be the case when running istat
I've had lots of problems since i got this 2nd hand mac a few...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-24-2012, 04:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,237
Posted By markyb
is chrome running in the background. if so it...

is chrome running in the background. if so it can't be dragged to trash
i dragged mine too trash a few days ago without any problems
i used to love chrome on windows and hated safari. now its the...
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